Boorcan motorcyclist critical after crash

A BOORCAN man sustained life-threatening injuries after a motorcycle he was riding crashed near Cobden last night.

The 35-year-old was taken to Warrnambool Base Hospital following the 8.30pm accident and then air-lifted early this morning to The Alfred in a critical condition.

His pillion passenger, a 22-year-old Bookaar man, sustained minor injuries in the crash which occurred along the Terang-Cobden Road at Cobrico. 

Police said sun glare had been ruled out as a factor, despite it being sunset at the time.

Investigations are continuing.

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